Compatibility: 4.0+

 Purpose: Lets you put comments (REMarks) in your CONFIG.SYS file.

    Uses: ■ Leave notes to yourself or others; record your reasons for

            CONFIG.SYS lines.

          ■ "Comment-out" lines; for instance, for temporary testing, etc.

  Syntax: REM [text]

      or: ; [text]


     text is the text of the remark.

█ŢTECH NotesŮ█

  ■ REM in CONFIG.SYS is supported by DOS 4.0+.

    ; as a REM in CONFIG.SYS is supported in DOS 5.0+.

  ■ REM is also used in batch files (but ; is not supported).  You can use

    a colon (:) as a 1-character batch-file REM.

See Also: CONFIG.SYS Commands